Palletising

Omron and Reitec join forces on cobot palletiser

Omron and Reitec join forces on cobot palletiser

Innovation automation solutions can improve flexibility and boost productivity in the palletising sector, whilst still ensuring a safe and healthy working environment for workers. To meet the needs of customers in the fast-moving consumer goods industry (FMCG), Omron distributor and industrial automation specialist, Reitec Engineering Services, has developed the new RC-1 cobot palletiser solution. Reitec […]

By July 21, 2021 Read More →
SCARA robot series handles payloads up to 15kg

SCARA robot series handles payloads up to 15kg

Omron’s latest industrial robot, the new i4H SCARA is designed to meet the demands of mass customisation, allowing manufacturers to produce high mixes of products at low volume to offer a wider array of goods to people. The i4H SCARA follows the recent release of the i4L light duty SCARA robot. The i4H boasts unique […]

By March 8, 2021 Read More →
Flexible ‘plug and play’ palletising robot series

Flexible ‘plug and play’ palletising robot series

Endoline Robotics has launched a new series of upgradeable ‘plug and play’ robotic palletisers, offering manufacturers greater flexibility. With huge advantages over stationary systems, the transportable 1000 series of robotic palletising solutions, featuring a Fanuc robotic arm, can be easily moved and incorporated into different production lines within a manufacturing facility as and when demand […]

By March 8, 2021 Read More →
RMGroup becomes the UK’s first certified robot integrator

RMGroup becomes the UK’s first certified robot integrator

RMGroup UK (Rees Machinery Group) has become the first integrator in the UK to be accredited under the RIA/BARA Robot Integrators’ Certification Scheme. The leading automated packaging machinery and service company was awarded (26 January 2021) certified status following a successful audit at their headquarters in Newtown (‘Y Drenewydd’), Wales. It required the integrator to […]

By February 11, 2021 Read More →
Universal Robots launches vast online knowledge bank

Universal Robots launches vast online knowledge bank

Universal Robots (UR) has established a free online knowledge bank to ensure more organisations can maximise the potential of their collaborative robots (cobots). The content, containing on-demand webinars and articles created throughout 2020, means organisations can now automate processes more efficiently, effectively and with minimal investment. The library of webinars and articles covers subjects from […]

By January 12, 2021 Read More →
Improved handling and control using less energy

Improved handling and control using less energy

Increased automation, adapting to new labour-saving manufacturing practices and the consequences of Covid-19 is accelerating the demand for effective robotic solutions. This is especially the case in industries where logistics are key such as food, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics where there is increased urgency to improve efficiencies by automating the packing and stacking of individual products. […]

By January 11, 2021 Read More →
Automated palletising guide for milling and grain industry

Automated palletising guide for milling and grain industry

Many people underestimate the benefits of automated palletising. This article gives you some information on the hidden wins, and what to consider when buying an automated palletising system. Traditionally palletising of bags and sacks was done by hand. However, this has many drawbacks including production downtime due to staff breaks, and the high risk of […]

By August 20, 2020 Read More →
Robot palletiser increases throughput and reduces costs

Robot palletiser increases throughput and reduces costs

CKF has designed, manufactured and installed a cutting-edge egg packing and palletising systems for one of the country’s largest egg suppliers at two of their sites. The systems have proved themselves already by running smoothly and dramatically improving their customer’s operations. The customer is a long-standing and major supplier of eggs to many of the […]

By August 19, 2020 0 Comments Read More →
Try automated robotic palletising of your product before you buy

Try automated robotic palletising of your product before you buy

Granta Automation has developed a free trial scheme to allow you to see how your product would work on the Granta palletising system before you commit to investing capital in the system. Often one of the questions asked when introducing automated palletising into a production process is ‘How well will it work for my product?’ […]

By July 27, 2020 Read More →
Robot helps horses sleep soundly

Robot helps horses sleep soundly

Metsä Wood UK’s head office in Boston, Lincolnshire is just one of many sites across the globe which specialise in providing sustainable, premium-quality wood products for many industries including the construction and industrial sectors. Metsä Wood employs around 1500 people and 2019 sales reached EUR 0.4 billion: its primary products are Kerto LVL (laminated veneer […]

By April 24, 2020 Read More →